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United States: Updated user guide, FATCA online registration

Updated FATCA user guide from IRS

The IRS in December 2016 issued an updated version of the FATCA Online Registration User Guide which replaces the previous version from November 2015.


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The updated user guide contains the following changes:

  • IRS to automate QI, WP, and WT application, renewal, and termination process
  • Discontinuation of limited conditional status

After 31 December 2016, all new and existing limited conditional and limited branch registrations will be placed in “registration incomplete” status.


Read a December 2016 report [PDF 64 KB] prepared by the KPMG member firm in the United States

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